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Kwame Raoul

Democratic — Senator — District 13
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Kwame Raoul represents Senate District 13 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of nine committees, and is the primary sponsor of 1042 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of six bills

2006 274693.0
2008 242641.1
2010 302940.89
2012 189777.49

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 13th District
    122 Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-5338
    Fax: 217-558-6006
  • District Office:

    1509 E. 53rd Street, 2nd Floor
    Chicago, IL  60615
    Phone: 773-363-1996
    Fax: 773-681-7166



News and Blog Coverage

Merits Of Police Body Cams Debated At State Legislative Hearing

Do not display thumbnail Members of the Illinois Legislature weighed the pros and cons of police body cameras at a joint Judiciary Committee hearing in Chicago on Friday. Progress Illinois provides highlights from the meeting. State of Illinois Members of the Illinois Legislature weighed the pros and cons of police ...

Emanuel Wants to Decriminalize Marijuana Statewide

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to decriminalize marijuana possession across the state, reducing the penalty to a misdemeanor for those caught with 1 gram or less of a controlled substance. "If you have a minor possession, how do you go on in your life," Emanuel said, "and get the education ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HJR 102

    Voter Discrimination-Arguments

  • SJR 79

    Ijjc - Juvenile Expungment

  • HJR 96

    Criminal Justice Reform

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  • HJR CA52

    Con Amend-Voter Discrimination

  • SB 3559

    Concealed Carry-One Firearm

  • SB 3258

    Correctional Note-Sentencing

Recent Votes

HB 3794

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 58.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 2958


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 504


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 3433


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 813.0
SB 2954


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5796.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 23.0
SB 1778


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
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